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Senior Project Manager

Job Description


AIC Talent Solutions is seeking qualified candidates for a Senior Project Manager with our DIRECT client in Irving, TX. This is a 7-month Contract to Hire opportunity with a terrific company!

Senior Project Manager - essential responsibilities:

  • Manage multiple projects through closure; develop release plans with contract requirements, milestones, risks and plan for execution.
  • Responsible for scheduling necessary meetings with resources and stakeholders, act as a facilitator and provide clear documentation, minutes and communication to all involved with project.
  • Conduct project briefings on project status to project teams and Senior Leadership when required.
  • Perform project control analyzing variances to the project plan, providing root cause analysis and corrective actions.
  • Guiding the team and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values to delight customers
  • Guiding the team on how to get the most out of self-organization. Guiding the team on self-organizing to fill in the intentional gaps left in the Agile/Scrum frameworks
  • Assessing the Scrum maturity of the team and organization and coaching the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organization
  • Removing impediments or guiding the team to remove impediments by finding the right personnel to remove the impediment.
  • Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis of healing and problem solving.
  • Facilitating getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work.
  • Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution
  • Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information
  • Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially with respect to backlog refinement and release planning.
  • Providing all support to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible, and leading by example


The Senior Project Manager - required experience:

  • 7-10+ years in project management.
  • Experience playing the Scrum Master role for at least two years for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory.
  • Experience applying a wide variety of well documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach (example: numerous Burndown techniques, numerous Retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc.)
  • Knowledge of PMBok and waterfall development and experience with a company's transition to agile.
  • Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
  • Knowledge of numerous well documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach (example: numerous Burndown techniques, numerous Retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc.)



Senior Project Manager - preferred experience (Any of these is a plus):

  • Scrum Master Certification (CSP, PSM II)
  • Knowledge of other Agile approaches
  • Knowledge and/or experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing
  • Applicable knowledge of the technologies used by the team
  • Excellent communication and mentoring skills
  • Knowledge of rail or transportation industry.

Job Requirements

 

Job Snapshot

Location US-TX-Coppell
Employment Type Contract to Hire
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type IT & Technical
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Company Overview

AIC (part of ACS Group)

Analysts International Corporation (AIC) is an IT services firm fully dedicated to the success and satisfaction of its customers. From IT staffing to project-based solutions, AIC provides a broad range of services designed to help businesses and government agencies drive value, control costs and deliver on the promise of a more efficient and productive enterprise. Learn More

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US-TX-Coppell
AIC
859-219-4212
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AIC (part of ACS Group)
Company:
US-TX-Coppell
Location:
Contract to Hire
Employment Type:
Year
Pay Type:
N/A
Pay Rate:
IT & Technical
Store Type:

Job Description


AIC Talent Solutions is seeking qualified candidates for a Senior Project Manager with our DIRECT client in Irving, TX. This is a 7-month Contract to Hire opportunity with a terrific company!

Senior Project Manager - essential responsibilities:

  • Manage multiple projects through closure; develop release plans with contract requirements, milestones, risks and plan for execution.
  • Responsible for scheduling necessary meetings with resources and stakeholders, act as a facilitator and provide clear documentation, minutes and communication to all involved with project.
  • Conduct project briefings on project status to project teams and Senior Leadership when required.
  • Perform project control analyzing variances to the project plan, providing root cause analysis and corrective actions.
  • Guiding the team and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values to delight customers
  • Guiding the team on how to get the most out of self-organization. Guiding the team on self-organizing to fill in the intentional gaps left in the Agile/Scrum frameworks
  • Assessing the Scrum maturity of the team and organization and coaching the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organization
  • Removing impediments or guiding the team to remove impediments by finding the right personnel to remove the impediment.
  • Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis of healing and problem solving.
  • Facilitating getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work.
  • Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution
  • Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information
  • Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially with respect to backlog refinement and release planning.
  • Providing all support to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible, and leading by example


The Senior Project Manager - required experience:

  • 7-10+ years in project management.
  • Experience playing the Scrum Master role for at least two years for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory.
  • Experience applying a wide variety of well documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach (example: numerous Burndown techniques, numerous Retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc.)
  • Knowledge of PMBok and waterfall development and experience with a company's transition to agile.
  • Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
  • Knowledge of numerous well documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach (example: numerous Burndown techniques, numerous Retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc.)



Senior Project Manager - preferred experience (Any of these is a plus):

  • Scrum Master Certification (CSP, PSM II)
  • Knowledge of other Agile approaches
  • Knowledge and/or experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing
  • Applicable knowledge of the technologies used by the team
  • Excellent communication and mentoring skills
  • Knowledge of rail or transportation industry.

Job Requirements

 
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